Mama said she'd raised me better. I spent my short life proving her wrong.
When I was 13, my older buddy joined a street gang. It consisted of 14-16 year old's banding together because they were convinced they needed to protect themselves from gangs.
| Updated Apr 1, 2014
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Note: This is turning into a series of memories, or moments. I'm not exactly sure where they are going or where they will end or how they will change.
A man visits a long lost friend.
There are threads of other events and times I'll explore as time and inspiration permits.
For homework I was to create a short story that should have the element of "silence". Meaning things in the story which should be obvious are only slightly hinted or highlighted. See if you can figure out what is happening.
Written as a homework assignment. The challenge was to use SAT vocab words to create a short story. The SAT words have been underlined.
I enjoyed writing this so much that I figured I might as well post it here
Laura thought her dream cottage was safe, but she didn't expect a violent wind storm to ruin her beautiful home, and nearly take her life. It was her best friend that saved the day, and her life. Submission to Megans Contests.